35,641
Students
Financial aid thermometer
13,747
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
57
57%
Acceptance Rate
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

Rutgers University–New Brunswick is a University institution located in Piscataway, NJ, in an urban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 65 Davidson Road, Room 202
Piscataway, NJ  08854
Contact Undergraduate Admissions Office
Email: admissions@ugadm.rutgers.edu
Phone: 732-445-1000

Majors & Degrees

Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, And Related Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Plant Sciences Checkmark
Turf And Turfgrass Management Checkmark
Architecture And Related Services Associate Bachelors
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Environmental Design/architecture Checkmark
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Area, Ethnic, Cultural, And Gender Studies Associate Bachelors
African American/Black Studies Checkmark
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Hispanic-American, Puerto Rican, And Mexican-American/Chicano Studies Checkmark
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Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Cell Biology And Anatomical Sciences Related Checkmark
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Marine Biology And Biological Oceanography Checkmark
Medical Microbiology And Bacteriology Checkmark
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Human Resources Management Checkmark
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Logistics, Materials, And Supply Chain Management Checkmark
Management Science Checkmark
Management Sciences And Quantitative Methods Related Checkmark
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Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
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Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Education Associate Bachelors
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Engineering Associate Bachelors
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Ceramic Sciences And Engineering Checkmark
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
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Chinese Checkmark
Classics And Classical Languages Checkmark
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Foreign Languages And Literatures Checkmark
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Dietetics Checkmark
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History Associate Bachelors
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Legal Professions And Studies Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
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Medieval And Renaissance Studies Checkmark
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Natural Resources And Conservation Associate Bachelors
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Natural Resources Management And Policy Checkmark
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Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness Studies Associate Bachelors
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Philosophy And Religious Studies Associate Bachelors
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Public Administration And Social Service Professions Associate Bachelors
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Security And Protective Services Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Dance Checkmark
Dramatic/theater Arts Checkmark
Drawing Checkmark
Film/cinema/video Studies Checkmark
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

38,384
Applied
22,186
Accepted
35,641
Enrolled
58%
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Female Admissions

20,508
Females Applied
11,821
Females Accepted
58%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

17,876
Males Applied
10,365
Males Accepted
58%
Acceptance Rate

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Other early decision plan November 1st January 31st
Transfer Not reported Not reported

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
SAT Critical Reading 640 590 680
SAT Math 660 600 720

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

11,886
In-state
28,194
Out-of-state
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Fees

3,088
Full-time student fees
12,706
Room & board
7,746
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Employees

Financial Aid

13,747
Avg. Financial Aid Package
15,044
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
7,247
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
4,688
Avg. Loan Aid
10,461
Avg. Grant Aid
11,124
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
100% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
48%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
4%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

35,641
Total undergrad students
9%
International Students
6%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 13.17%
Black or African American 7.19%
White or Caucasian 38.83%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.05%
Asian 26.65%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.27%
Two or more races 3.26%
Other 1.68%

Gender

Male (49.74%)
Female (50.26%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements None
Housing options Cooperative housing
Co-ed housing
Men-only housing
Women-only housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 43%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Rutgers Day, Dance Marathon and Multicultural Programs

Student Services

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Student Organizations

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Campus Security & Safety

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Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Badminton Checkmark No No
Baseball Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Basketball Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Crew Checkmark No No
Cross-country Running Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Equestrian Sports Checkmark No No
Fencing Checkmark No No
Field Hockey No No No
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Golf Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Gymnastics No No No
Ice Hockey Checkmark No No
Lacrosse Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Racquetball Checkmark No No
Rugby Checkmark No No
Sailing Checkmark No No
Skiing (downhill) Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Softball Checkmark No No
Squash Checkmark No No
Swimming And Diving Checkmark No No
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
Tennis Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Track And Field Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Triathlon Checkmark No No
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark No No
Water Polo Checkmark No No
Weight Lifting Checkmark No No
Wrestling Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Badminton Checkmark No No
Baseball No No No
Basketball Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Crew No Checkmark Checkmark
Cross-country Running Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Equestrian Sports Checkmark No No
Fencing Checkmark No No
Field Hockey No Division 1 Checkmark
Football Checkmark No No
Golf Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Gymnastics Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Ice Hockey Checkmark No No
Lacrosse Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Racquetball Checkmark No No
Rugby Checkmark No No
Sailing Checkmark No No
Skiing (downhill) Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Softball Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Squash Checkmark No No
Swimming And Diving Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
Tennis Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Track And Field Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Triathlon Checkmark No No
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Water Polo Checkmark No No
Weight Lifting No No No
Wrestling No No No

Faculty

4,525
Total Faculty
13:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 2,092
Part-time - 2,433
Male - 2,240
Female - 2,285